Theatre is not completely wheelchair accessible. There are two small steps into theatre from the main entrance from the sidewalk. The side entrance has no steps from the sidewalk, please alert Box Office upon arrival. Please be advised that where there are steps either into or within the theatre, we are unable to provide assistance.
Shubert Audience Services
The Ambassador Theatre provides accommodations for patrons who are blind, deaf, partially sighted, and/or have hearing loss. The theatre provides infrared assistive listening devices for every performance at the theatre. In addition, beginning four weeks after a show’s official opening night performance, hand-held audio description devices, hand-held captioning devices, and unlimited access to downloadable audio description and/or captioning for personal mobile devices are all available free of charge. Prior thereto, we offer live-caption via CART using a hand-held device, upon request with two-weeks’ advance notice. For assistance, or If you have questions, contact Shubert Audience Services at 212-944-3700 or email@example.com. There is also a representative at the Shubert Audience Services kiosk at every performance to assist any patron with any of our devices, software, or technology. Hand-held devices are limited, although additional devices can be obtained with at least twenty-four hours’ notice.
Chicago provides real-time translations, on your mobile device. Language Subtitles are available in Russian, Hebrew, Portuguese, Spanish, Simplified Chinese, Japanese, and Korean. For more information, visit the Shubert Audience Services kiosk inside the theatre.
Accessible Dispatch Program:
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Booking is also available by calling (646) 599-9999, or call 311, NY Relay:711.
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Performances for People With Hearing Loss:
For information, please visit TheatreAccess.nyc.
Access Ticket Information:
To purchase, call Telecharge Access Services at 866-300-9761 or TDD/TTY 888-889-8587. To order wheelchair-only locations or transfer arm seats click the FIND TICKETS button and use the link for Wheelchair-Only Locations & Transfer Arm Seats.
Orchestra: Seating is accessible to all parts of the Orchestra without steps. Wheelchair seating is located in the Orchestra only.
Mezzanine(second level): 2 flights of stairs up 38 steps. Please note, once on the Mezzanine level there are approximately 2 steps per row. Entrance to Front Mezzanine is behind row E. Entrance to Rear Mezzanine is in front of row A.
Handrails: Available at the end of every stepped seat row in the Mezzanine.
Wheelchair | Companion Seat Locations:
Orchestra: J30 | L24 -28; K29 | K23 - 27; L30 | L24 - 28; M23 | M17 - 21; N101 | N102 - 104; O16 | O14, N16 - 18; O22 | O20, N20 - 22
Aisle Seat with Folding Armrest | Companion Locations:
Orchestra: G28 | G26; H29 | H27; M101 | M102; M114 | M113; N23 | N21; N26 | N24
Reservations are not necessary. If you prefer to reserve a device in advance, please call 212-757-5679, or email firstname.lastname@example.org and provide both your cell phone number and your email as methods of contact.
Loop technology is also available at this theatre.
There is a wheelchair accessible restroom.
Located on the Mezzanine Level.